5 Must Visit Places in Manali

Places in Manali

Picking out the most enchanting places to visit in Manali is no easy task. When it comes to find places that will captivate you with its charm, Manali spoils you with choices. The mountain ranges, alluring pathways leading to mesmerizing valleys defines Manali. If you want to enjoy nature at its best, visit Manali. Here, we have provided you with a list of a few places that are a must-visit for you:

1.Hadimba Temple

Surrounded by elegant deodar trees, the Hadimba temple is located deep inside the Doongri forest. According to legends, this place is dedicated to Hadima, the wife of Bhima,one of the five Pandava brothers. The temple is a four tiered pagoda shaped that are engraved with mythical figures and symbols.

Hadimba Temple, Manali
Picture: Hadimba Temple; Photo Credit: indiatravelz.com

2.Chandrakhani Pass

Situated in the Pin Parbati range,the Chandrakhani pass connects the Kullu Valley with Malana Village. You can go for trekking here. Located 3600 meters above the sea level, this place will offer you a majestic view of the mountain ranges.

Chandrakhani Pass, Manali
Picture: Chandrakhani Pass; Photo Credit: livemint.com

3.Vashisht Temple and Hot Water Springs

The village called Vashisht is famous for its springs of hot sulphur and its grand temples. Situated at the bank of river Beas, this village is just 3 kilometers away from Manali. These hot springs are known to have medicinal properties. You can take a dip and experience the healing properties. There are separate bathing tanks for men and women. If you want to avoid the crowd, you can visit this place early in the morning.

vashisht temple in manali
Picture: Vashisht Temple and Hot Water Springs; Photo Credit: Allwonders.com

4.The Tibetan Monasteries

Manali is also famous for its Tibetan Monasteries. The two famous monasteries that attract large number of tourists are Himalayan Nyingamapa Gompa and Gadhan Thekchhokling Gompa. If you want to experience the Tibetan culture, you can visit these two monasteries. The walls are beautifully decorated and the majestic Buddha statue is going to give you a lifetime experience.

Tibetan Monasteries in Manali
Photo Credit: fengshui-simplecures.blogspot.com

5.Rohtang Pass

This is a gateway to Lahaul Spiti, Leh, and Pangi valley. The best time to visit Rohtang pass is between May to November. During winters, the pass is closed for tourists. You can enjoy a host of activities such as skiing, and mountain biking here.

Rohtang Pass in Manali
Picture: Rohtang Pass; Photo Credit: mouthshut.com

If you are planning a vacation in Manali, then do get in touch with us. Our travel packages are best designed to meet all your needs. Also, we can help you to find the best hotels in Manali and also ensure that you get the best deal. For more information, please check our travel packages and list of hotels.

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